Transition to takeout and delivery revamps restaurant menu options, grows reach to customers in Morningside Heights
Over the past 13 years, Community Food & Juice on Broadway has never done a delivery order. Every now and then, the restaurant would fill a takeout order for a regular customer, but the restaurant primarily operated as an eclectic sit-down establishment. Once the pandemic hit, Community had to quickly pivot to what co-owner Dede Lahman described as a “takeout and delivery machine.”...
Online gaming and crisis deliveries: Local restaurants find creative solutions to COVID-19 restrictions
Over the past few weeks, the bustling vibrancy of Morningside Heights has paled as thousands of Columbia undergraduates have departed campus for the remainder of the semester and other residents are staying indoors during the coronavirus outbreak....